The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda including a new Procurement Strategy and Social Value and Ethical Policy that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.
You will be active in the end to end procurement processes – supporting both Category and Assistant Category Managers as well as being given responsibility to run procurement processes on your own. You will work on a range of projects for the council and across a number of categories.
You should be a self-starter, proactive with an eagerness to learn . The ideal candidate should have knowledge of public tendering processes, be confident with great communication and stakeholder management skills, alongside having the ability and experience to multi-task, managing several procurement projects and various other procurement related activities on the go.
The additional skills you will gain working for us at Brent will be invaluable, just as your contribution to community of Brent through the work you do on our procurements. So join us and you can expect a range of benefits including pension, flexible working, season ticket loan, childcare vouchers and discounts with local retailers. We’ll also give you every opportunity to build an exciting career with development opportunities.